CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 23, 1979
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(Studio) Intro. to conclude of series.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(NYC) Control system for military arms discussed; 1962 Cuban missile crisis recalled. Films shown. [Graham ALLISON - recalls error in U2 incident during Cuban crisis.] Soviet missile withdrawal next day cited. USSR chain of command problem, resulting in American U2 being shot down over Cuba reported [ALLISON - comments with regard to Khrushchev's action.] Defense Department film shown. [Peace researcher Frank BARNABY - comments with regard to military research.] University of Michigan computer study of past wars detailed; findings outlined on screen [University of Michigan J. David SINGER - criticizes system.] Mgt. problems in light of increase numbers and sophistication of weapons detailed.
REPORTER: Jed Duvall
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